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Ruth S. Coleman College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Building healthy communities

Health care professionals who can care for the body and the mind are critical to positive outcomes.

As the demands and requirements for professionals in health care continue to evolve, Stritch remains at the forefront of advances in the industry. Since 1980, the Ruth S. Coleman College of Nursing and Health Sciences (CONHS) has demonstrated achievement in staying ahead of the curve and providing cutting-edge education.

Today, we continue to be a leading provider of creative, flexible programs that integrate theory and practices to help create healthier communities.

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Explore Stritch's Health Care Programs

From bachelor's through doctoral level, Stritch offers a variety of programs to move your career forward.

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Nurses are in high demand

Registered nurses and many other heath care professions are in high demand.

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BSN program accreditation

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing at Cardinal Stritch University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

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Schedule a visit

The best way to learn more is through a personalized visit. Meet faculty and fellow students, ask questions and learn about the admissions process for any program in the College.

Vera Joplin, '20

B.S. in Nursing

I have built such solid relationships here with students, instructors and staff. People at Stritch are so genuine, and they really want you to succeed.

Aliyah Love

B.S. in Nursing

Once I toured Stritch, I felt an instant connection. As I walked down the halls, I saw younger students and older students of multiple nationalities and backgrounds.

Small class sizes and engaged faculty ensure that our graduates are ready. From clinicians with decades of experience to full-time faculty with a passion for teaching, Stritch CONHS programs have the highest quality instructors which translates into outstanding pass rates on professional exams and confidence in your abilities.

Search our directory to learn more about faculty in your program of interest.

Meet Our Faculty

98%

job placement after graduation

May 13, 2022

Nursing graduates recognized at pinning ceremony

Dr. Vincent Salyers

May 04, 2022

Dean Dr. Vincent Salyers earns Excellence in Nursing Research Award

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March 18, 2022

Nursing students participate in disaster simulation

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Saturdays at Stritch

October 08, 2022

Cardinal Stritch University

9:30 AM

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Sábado en Stritch

October 08, 2022

Cardinal Stritch University

9:30 AM

Virtual Information Session for our District Level and Doctorate Education Programs

October 10, 2022

Virtual Event

4:00 PM

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Funding your education

The undergraduate degree programs are competitively priced to make your education affordable. Our counselors in the Financial Aid Office know how to help students identify all options available for funding their education. Learn more about our tuition and the financial aid process.

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Build life long connections with the Alumni Network

More than 40,000 Stritch alumni are recognized worldwide for their leadership roles in businesses, health care organizations, corporations, educational institutions, entrepreneurial ventures and non-profit organizations. Responsive to the needs of their communities, Stritch graduates are critical thinkers, ethical decision-makers and lifelong learners.

Contact admissions for more information.

Admissions

Lori R. Stutte

Chair - Undergraduate Nursing|Faculty - Nursing

College of Nursing & Health Sciences|Undergraduate Nursing

lrstutte@stritch.edu

(414) 410-4389

Crystal-Rae D. Walton

Chair - Graduate Nursing|Associate Dean - CONHS

Graduate Nursing|College of Nursing & Health Sciences

cdwalton@stritch.edu

(414) 410-4683

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